Quantum computing can solve some SKA problems, says IBM

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2018 Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival in full swing

2018 Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival in full swing

Six-week long annual event at Johannesburg's Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct.

Can we manage the AI 'runaway train'?

Can we manage the AI 'runaway train'?

Tech professionals and business owners say much depends on the ability to adapt to change and apply critical skill sets.

Analytics, machine learning predict World Cup scores

Analytics, machine learning predict World Cup scores

Local data scientists use predictive analytics and machine learning to foretell the results of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Why should Africa's shipping industry invest in blockchain?

Why should Africa's shipping industry invest in blockchain?

Smart contracts raised as example of how to untangle the 'logistical knot' affecting most ports.

AfDB coding initiative aims to create 9 million jobs

AfDB coding initiative aims to create 9 million jobs

Coding for Employment Program launched to support youth and women in Côte d'Ivoire, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda and Senegal.

New SA IOT services player eager to link up with Africa

New SA IOT services player eager to link up with Africa

Low-power IOT specialist Thingstream is using South Africa as a base, but has ambitions for the rest of the continent – beginning with Kenya.

PSG's FutureLearn acquires Media Works to boost learning in SA

PSG's FutureLearn acquires Media Works to boost learning in SA

Companies with traditionally different focus areas find common ground and willingness to pursue similar market ambitions.

Oracle opens discussion on chatbot advantage for Africa

Oracle opens discussion on chatbot advantage for Africa

Company has initiated a week-long awareness drive in South Africa, Mauritius, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal, Ivory Coast and Ghana.

Uber Movement unveiled at East Africa Com

Uber Movement unveiled at East Africa Com

Company to exploit enhanced mapping technology, data sharing and ride sharing.

Mexico busts tech-savvy Germans at World Cup

Mexico busts tech-savvy Germans at World Cup

The World Cup holders lost to Mexico despite deploying SAP tech for the team to "play at peak performance" during the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

US$1.5 billion fund launched to help build Africa's smart city ecosystem

US$1.5 billion fund launched to help build Africa's smart city ecosystem

Company reinforces financial & PPP components to address capital concerns.